||1845/1845 H10C MS65 NGC. CAC. V-5, FS-302. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The date is obviously repunched west. Crisply struck and satiny with lavender motifs, cobalt-blue fields, and olive-gold margins. The thin horizontal mark beneath the TES in STATES is mint-made, identical to that seen on the preceding lot. Census: 31 in 65, 8 finer (10/13) for all 1845 half dimes. Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $2.25; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $998.75 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.